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Activists rally to keep Wash. rail line

Posted on February 13, 2013

SNOHOMISH, Wash. — The Herald Business Journal reported that a group of rail activists, public officials and business owners are trying to keep the city of Kirkland from taking out a five-mile section of rail line to install a recreational trail.

City officials told the paper that they plan to eventually rebuild the tracks, but rail advocates are skeptical and say the possibilities should be studied first. For the full story, click here.

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